posted on Mar, 10 2010 @ 01:16 PM
This is the first time I've ever watched the view, but I saw Jesse pushing his book on Larry King last night, and I was up and about, so I
First, Barbara Walters was obviously disgusted from the show intro about the whole thing. Now, I know Barbara Walters knows some things about some
stuff, being what she's been for so long. Just saying...
And of course, the usual argument.
Hasselbeck, immediately controverted Jesse with the fuel argument. "Countless engineers say that jet fuel burns at 800 to 1500 degrees". Sure for a
few seconds. It's fuel because it's combustible, not flammable. That jet fuel was consumed within seconds after impact. Bad argument. It's
not a gel or a solid. It's a combustible liquid.
And of course, the argument that always comes up when someone doesn't want to look at facts anymore, Barbara Walters says "Do you really believe
that the government would kill 3000 innocent Americans?" And that pretty much ends it every time. The defender no longer participates in the debate
after that card is played.
Well, Barbara, after all you've seen, in all your years of 'journalism', do you really think the US Government cares about innocent lives, American
If the purpose is served, they're going to adhere to the 'means to an end' philosophy. Of course, if a Tomahawk missile is launched to strike with
precision to kill one guy, the government doesn't care about the other 30 or 40 within the kill radius that bite it, and obviously neither does
Not to mention the Americans who died during and as a result of Pearl Harbor. Gulf of Tonkin, anyone?